Self-supporting community- based mitigation program that provides arsenic safe water using modified dugwells along with public education on water related health effects.

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Narrative

This site #PW257, is in Shingerdanga village of Sutia Panchayat of Gaighata block of North 24 Parganas district. The land is donated by Hashi Rashi School . The site is confirmed.

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    Laltu Mirza ( Project Well ) About 1 Year after completion 7 Nov, 2013

    Operating Status:

    visit today.

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    Laltu Mirza ( Project Well ) 10 Months after completion 29 Aug, 2013

    Operating Status:

    set washer.checkvalve tnday.

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    Shilpi Poddar ( Project Well ) 10 Months after completion 26 Aug, 2013

    Operating Status:

    9'6" water, 400ml theoline was given.

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    Jyotsna Sarkar ( Project Well ) 9 Months after completion 1 Aug, 2013

    Operating Status:

    PW-257, 500ml theoline was given.

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    Suparna Mondol ( Project Well ) 8 Months after completion 27 Jun, 2013

    Operating Status:

    Sand is coming out from the dugwell. Used for other purposes. 121 studants, 3 teachers. Sutia / Gaighata.

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    Suparna Mondol ( Project Well ) 8 Months after completion 27 Jun, 2013

    Operating Status:

    3 ft water , Gave the theoline. Used for others working. Sutia/Gaighata.

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    Suparna Mondol ( Project Well ) 7 Months after completion 4 Jun, 2013

    Operating Status:

    Theoline 500 ml. Hasirasi school.

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    Suparna Mondol ( Project Well ) 5 Months after completion 9 Apr, 2013

    Operating Status:

    Health meeting has been finished. Hashirashi School. Studant 85, Teacher 3, Others 5. Sutia, gaighata.

    Meera Hira-Smith ( Project Well ) 5 Months after completion 23 Mar, 2013

    construction is complete and functional

    Status: Complete - Successful

    Operating Status:

    Construction of this b-itech got delayed due to delay in construction last year followed by monsoon. The water table is low in the dugwell portion hence the delivery pipe and the handpump could be fitted. Manual pumping is on-going through this week followed by application of Theoline on the 1st of April and water will be allowed to be consumed from Tuesday 2nd April..

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    Meera Hira-Smith ( Project Well ) 5 Months after completion 22 Mar, 2013

    Completed the last step of this well that is fitting of the hand pump

    Status: Complete - Success, Late

    Operating Status:

    On this World Water Day the field staff of Aqua Welfare Society have been working in the field providing knowledge to the school children and teachers and parents in one area while construction of this well is completed. The school children will be able to start drinking water tentatively from 2nd April after one week of pumping and application of theoline on 1st April.

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    Laltu Mirza ( Project Well ) 5 Months after completion 22 Mar, 2013

    Operating Status:

    hand pump setting is complete

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    Farida Bibi ( Project Well ) 5 Months after completion 15 Mar, 2013

    Operating Status:

    digging is done here to day 18 rings deph of 27f

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    Farida Bibi ( Project Well ) About 1 Month after completion 23 Dec, 2012

    Operating Status:

    i visited site. Plaque is placed. Farida, champa and laltu were present.- sujit

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    Jyotsna Sarkar ( Project Well ) About 1 Month after completion 14 Dec, 2012

    Operating Status:

    1'3" water.

  • Impact Assessment (M&E) Phase Project completed on 31 Oct, 2012 Implementation Phase
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    Laltu Mirza ( Project Well ) 12 Months after start 17 Oct, 2012

    Operating Status:

    hashi rashi school is the land donor. boring, digging, housing is complete. hand pump setting will be done after the water level goes down sometimes in nov/dec 2012.

    Biswajit Karmakar ( Project Well ) 10 Months after start 4 Sep, 2012

    Pilot Testing and Boring

    Status: In-progress

    Operating Status:

    Pilot test, boring are complete. Digging was done on 30th August. Marble plate acknowledging the sponsors is not placed yet.

  • Implementation Phase Project started on 1 Nov, 2011 Preparation Phase

Self-supporting community- based mitigation program that provides arsenic safe water using modified dugwells along with public education on water related health effects.

Narrative

This site #PW257, is in Shingerdanga village of Sutia Panchayat of Gaighata block of North 24 Parganas district. The land is donated by Hashi Rashi School . The site is confirmed.

Impact

People Getting Safe Drinking Water: 166

There are 122 students from this Hashi Rashi Primary School and about 20 families or approximately 80 people will also use water from this bore-dugwell. Registers will be created as soon as the community starts using the water from this bore-dugwell.

School Children Getting Water: 122

There are 122 students, both boys and girls, in this Hashi Rashi Primary School. There are 2 male and 2 female teachers. The class standards are I to IV. About 20 families will also use water from this bore-dugwell

Maintenance/Operating Costs Annual, in US$: $40

Creating and measuring long-term impact

Implementer: Project Well & Aqua Welfare Society

Aqua Welfare Society (AWS) is the partner NGO of Project Well.

Funding

Funded:
$1,246

Plan/Proposal